The winner of the Award 2015

Best innovative product (Musical Instruments)

  • Naonext Crystall Ball
  • DigiTech Trio
  • Hughes & Kettner TriAmp Mk3

Bass

Bass Amplification

  • Ampeg Heritage B-15N
  • Warwick LWA 500
  • Orange OB1

Electric Bass

  • Ibanez SR1800-NTF
  • Music Man StingRay Through Neck
  • PRS SE Kingfisher

Drums

Acoustic Drums

  • Gretsch USA Broadkaster Drums
  • Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Drums
  • Sonor Vintage Series Drums

Cymbals

  • Istanbul Mehmet Tony Williams Tribute Cymbals
  • Meinl Byzance Extra Dry Dual Cymbals
  • Zildjian Kerope Medium Cymbals

Drum Accessories

  • DW Machined Direct Drive Pedals
  • Evans Reso 7 Drum Heads
  • Remo Powerstroke 77 Snaredrum Heads

Electronic Drums

  • NFUZD NSPIRE Electronic Drum System
  • Roland RT-30 Triggers
  • Roland TD-1KV V-Drums

Percussion Instrument

  • Gon Bops Commuter Cajon
  • Meinl Mountable Snare Cajon
  • Pearl Mach 3 Cajon

Guitar

Electric Guitar

  • Gretsch Center Block Series
  • Music Man Armada
  • Ibanez JEM77P BFP

Acoustic Guitar

  • Yamaha L Series
  • Taylor 600 Series
  • Gibson J-15

Guitar Amp

  • Mesa/Boogie Mark Five:25
  • Fender ‘68 Custom Series
  • Hughes & Kettner TriAmp Mk 3

Guitar Effects

  • Tech 21 Fly Rig 5
  • Electro-Harmonix B9 Organ Machine
  • J.Rockett Audio Designs Archer

Guitar Accessories

  • D´Addario NYXL Electric Guitar Strings
  • König & Meyer E-Git-Stand „Heli2“
  • Audio-Technica System 10

Keyboards / Software

Synthesizer (Hardware/Software/Workstations)

  • ARP Odyssey
  • Moog Sub 37
  • Sequential Prophet-6

Arranger Workstation

  • Yamaha Tyros 5
  • Korg Kronos X
  • Roland FA -08

Software Instruments/Libraries

  • Modartt Pianoteq 5
  • Native Instruments Komplete 10 suite
  • Toontrack EZdrummer 2

Stage Keyboards (Organ, Pianos etc.)

  • Clavia Nord Electro 5D
  • Kawai MP7
  • Casio Privia Pro PX-5S

DJ / Mobile

DJ Controller

  • Novation Launchpad Pro
  • Native instruments Traktor S8
  • Ableton PUSH

Mobile Music App

  • IK Multimedia IRig midi2
  • WaveMachine Labs Auria Pro 4
  • Boris Blank Yellofier

DJ/Producing Tool

  • Arturia BeatStep Pro
  • Korg KAOSS DJ
  • Ableton Live 9

Recording

Recording Software/Hardware

  • Steinberg Cubase Pro 8
  • Bitwig Studio
  • Apple Logic Pro X

Mixing Desk (Project Studio)

  • Presonus StudioLive 24
  • Soundcraft Signature Series 2
  • Behringer X32

Field Recorder

  • Zoom H6
  • Zoom H5
  • Tascam DR-44WL

DAW Controller

  • Yamaha Nuage
  • Keith McMillen Instruments K-Mix
  • Avid Pro Tools S3 control surface

Audio Processor (Software/Hardware)

  • Eventide H9
  • MOTU AVB-Interface-Series
  • Universal Audio UAD series

Pro Audio

Portable Sound

  • Electro-Voice EKX Series
  • JBL EON 600 Series
  • Presonus StudioLive AI Series

Concert Sound

  • d&b Y Series
  • L-Acoustics K2
  • Nexo STM 28

Live Microphone / IEM

  • Audio-Technica System 10 Pro
  • DPA d:screet Necklace
  • Shure QLX-D

Mixing System (Live)

  • Midas M32
  • Roland M5000
  • Soundcraft UI

Mixing System (Studio/Broadcast)

  • Lawo mc² 36
  • Stagetec Polaris Evolution
  • Studer Vista X

Studio Microphone

  • Audio-Technica AT5045
  • Neumann U47 FET
  • Røde NTR Active Ribbon Microphone

Studio Monitor

  • Amphion One18
  • Genelec 8351A
  • Munro Sonic Egg 150

Lights/Video

Controlling Lights

  • ETC Cobalt 10
  • High End Systems HedgeHog 4
  • Martin Professional M2GO

Lights

  • Martin Professional Mac Quantum Wash
  • Robe BMFL
  • SGM Q-7

Stage Technology

  • Lightline Lasearray
  • Neutrik Powercon True1
  • Triad-Orbit Triad Stand

Video / Projection Devices

  • Christie Boxer
  • Digital Projection Highlite
  • Panasonic RZ12K

Controlling Video / Projection

  • AMX Enova
  • Analog Way Ascender 32
  • Crestron DM 3.0